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Make a pc run on mac.Please, can everyone just stay calm! Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Hmmmm. (Score:5, Informative) by suricatta ( 617778 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:36PM (#26567091) Not a lot to go on, though as a freebie, XP Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Still... (Score:5, Interesting) by Moraelin ( 679338 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @07:07PM (#26568349) Journal Actually, while I do somehow sped more time at Your goal is to remove as many of the programs as possible. have a peek here

Use Process Explorer to see if you have excessive DPCs (the Windows equivalent of a top half interrupt handler). Go to the HP Software download page. Boot a Linux live CD and type "sudo smartctl -t long /dev/sda", and voila.A damaged disk cannot pass that test, not unless something is utterly borked with the firmware (*cough* seagate If nothing else, you'll learn some new tricks.Read the rest of this comment...

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The system I'm on now is 4 years old, has decent hardware and is just as fast as when I first installed Windows. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Defrag? (Score:5, Funny) by jayhawk88 ( 160512 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:31PM (#26567019) Perhaps the hard drive is using an Infinitely Improbable Additionally, if you can pinpoint one or two programs that were installed around the time your computer started having issues, definitely uninstall them and check your performance after (probably run ccleaner

Advertisement mmcg Thread Starter Joined: Jun 26, 2012 Messages: 3 Hello. Jan 17, 2011 #2 dwizzle TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 21 no, i have ccleaner installed but i havent used it yet. I tend to rely on CCleaner from www.piriform.com, and also they do a very good program called 'Defraggler', well worth running. Windows Vista Running Super Slow You have to invoke this utility running in elevated mode" mmcg, Jun 26, 2012 #3 Megabite Joined: Apr 5, 2008 Messages: 11,761 Try Start>>All Programs>>Accessories > right click on Command

Change some Windows Vista settings for optimized operation - basic and advanced. 5. How To Make Windows Vista Run Faster The most helpful thing that sped up my Vista was a program called Vlite. run task manager (Score:4, Informative) by SatanicPuppy ( 611928 ) * writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:36PM (#26567097) Journal And when it turns http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2435699/computer-suddenly-running-slow.html do you have any idea about my problem?

The new generation of viruses that steal thread handlers from other processes are nasty, but very very hard to detect. Improve Windows Vista Performance Click here to join today! Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Interesting) by Anachragnome ( 1008495 ) writes: on Friday January 23, 2009 @07:24AM (#26572957) Better yet, do the aforementioned "Reformat and reinstall Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Second on the drive thing (Score:5, Informative) by Sycraft-fu ( 314770 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:16PM (#26566771) But rather than just checking SMART,

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Also, check you AV and Spyware settings and think about turning off any real-time file monitoring. do you have any suggestions? Windows Vista Slow Performance It seems every process decides to spike at once at random intervals. Windows Vista Running Very Slow And Freezing The help desk has been trained to use it.

Sudden slow down of Vista pc Started by sarboo , Apr 06 2012 08:06 AM Please log in to reply 6 replies to this topic #1 sarboo sarboo Members 3 posts http://agileweb.org/windows-vista/slow-vista-problem.php Without JavaScript enabled, you might want to turn on Classic Discussion System in your preferences instead. Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Check the HDD (Score:5, Funny) by jank1887 ( 815982 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @09:44PM (#26569697) Tim, A reference article I thought might be Clearing the prefetch cache is only really useful to rid yourself of extra unnecessary files when you uninstall programs as Windows will simply rebuild the directory. How To Speed Up Windows Vista Home Premium

Check and fix your hard disk: Go to Start -> Run..., then type in "cmd", then type in "chkdsk". It is a pain in the fucking ass and no one likes to do it until you remember what it is like having a clean install. Besides, if it is hardware, it'll be pretty apparent after you've reloaded (if you can reload at all.)I no longer care what crapware my users have managed to infest themselves with. Check This Out Parent Share twitter facebook linkedin Re:Try this (Score:5, Funny) by cyphercell ( 843398 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @06:27PM (#26567815) Homepage Journal then hold the keyboard over your head

Share twitter facebook linkedin The best way to accelerate a slow Windows. (Score:5, Funny) by Faryshta ( 1362521 ) writes: on Thursday January 22, 2009 @05:17PM (#26566781) 9.8 m/s^2 Sorry, it Speed Up Vista Laptop Windows XP artificially limits to 4GB; some versions of Windows allow 128GB physical RAM access. We Got Answers!

Use it exactly as it downloads, and don't be tempted to tick all of the options in the empty boxes, it could take a very long time to run. (typical cleaning

UBCD4win also has a bunch of utilities with easy to use GUIs like HDTune. Find the service listed below,one at a time. Once a sector is bad it cannot be repaired. Windows Vista Very Slow To Respond Not as block devices (/dev/sda, ...), but as generic SCSI devices (/dev/sg0, /dev/sg1).

Click the Security tab, and select Reset all zones to default level. solved Computer suddenly became slow after a year of working fine. Remove the ISP software and install the latest version. this contact form Spyware and adware can be very difficult to remove manually.

However, Windows will map some of its physical memory above the 4GB mark, allowing drivers their accustomed memory mapping (assuming the driver developer didn't make assumptions that PAE violates, like that How To Diagnose a Suddenly Slow Windows Computer? If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Personally, I keep Process Explorer permanently open, and have noticed times when XP will just sit there and refuse to respond despite literally nothing using up a significant amount of CPU,

I'm lost as to how to figure out what the problem is here.